2015 PEOPLE: ART: Avatar Fest, celebration of the Hypergrid community. Nov. 13-16.

Avatar Fest, celebration of the Hypergrid community. Nov. 13-16.Updated 10/16/2015The citizens of the Hypergrid are preparing an AVATAR fest for the fall.  This is a preliminary announcement, aimed primarily at getting the news out to prospective exhibitors and performers.   The show (music and performances) will run Nov. 13-16.  The exhibits will be available for 2 more weeks.  There will be  blog and video coverage.  Avatar fest website Avatar Fest, the Google communityAvatar Fest Google Calendar (Should show events in your local time)Avitar Fest. the BlogAvatar Fest is a celebration of the hypergrid user community. Those of us who work, build, dream or simply just live here. AvatarFest will start Nov 13th and end Nov 16th, with the region being open to the public for two weeks after that. Join us for four days of exhibits, dancing, networking, and fun. Location: a grid-independent region yet to be determined (watch this space!).Location (HG address) TBD.Travelling with Firestorm. Local, nearby, ingrid, Hypergrid, summarySL expatriates guide the the Hypergrid.If you have not explored the Hypergrid, this is a good time to start.Virtual worlds are about people. Communities, communication, shared goalsPromotion from Virtual Worlds.  Summary Travelling with Firestorm. Local, nearby, ingrid, Hypergrid, summary*****************************(More after the break)***********************************News and Notes***********************Summer of Arts in 2015, Metropolis MetaversumNew plans for WIP meeting, to show stuff with OSSL threat functionsBurn2 WebsiteEntertainment on the Hypergrid, a G+ communityHYPERGRID EVENTSWELCOME TO SEANCHAI LIBRARIESPURSUE IMPOSSIBLE: UWA 3D Art & Film Challenges 2015SciFi Film FestivalSummer of Arts submissions open on MetropolisScroll down for News, Notes, and Info****************************Musical acts, visual artists, comedians, other stage performersShow you best at AviFestYou can put out a Paypal tip jar.  Those give real money.You may get a video clip on YouTube.You will get to build your rep on the HG.  Some of the people involved (name dropping here)FCapt Poison ToocoolDanko WhitfieldIsis OpheliaHan HeldJames AbrahamMerrie Schonbach (Andress Renault)Leighton MarjoramMagnuz BinderEryn GalenMaria KorolovMark WisemanJoe BuilderReyn ForestTalla AdamJessica PixelTo request a site, go to Avatar Fest, the Google communityLook for a post by Eryn Galen starting If you would like to get to exhibition space at Avatar FestivalTo search on a page in Chrome, press Ctrl f,  enter search text in search bar (upper right).**********************************************************************************News and Notes***********************The Hypergrid WIP ShowThe Hypergrid WIP is a one hour “show & tell” of works in progress or recently completed. All builders from beginner to pro are invited.  Presentations are in voice and text.  For text presentations, best bring the text in a notecard and paste it into chat.  Voice presentations may be captured in video.  Stills and videos from the show may appear in this blog. New plans for WIP meeting, to show stuff with OSSL threat functionsUpcoming WIPs: Oct 11Previous Articles from the WIP show WIP on Cookie II, Kitely, 9/20 Dolls, Discos, and DiscussionWIP August 23, A conversation about being creativeThe WIP show, 7/18/2015: Virtual mobile art by Lucy AfarensisWIP Show at Hobo Sandbox on Cookie II, KitelyWIP Show, works in progress on the Hypergrid June 3, 2015Hypergrid WIP meeting. The creatives of the hypergridPURSUE IMPOSSIBLE: UWA 3D Art & Film Challenges 2015,The University of Western Australia (UWA) has launched ‘PURSUE IMPOSSIBLE, the 6th UWA Grand Art Challenge and MachinimUWA VIII with a starting prize pool in excess of L$560,000.   Deadline: Midnight SLT, 31st October 201Summer of Arts submissions open on MetropolisSummer of Arts 2015Open to everyone September 25, to Nov. 14Go there:HG address: Put the line below in the world map, next to Find. Click Find.  TP.hypergrid.org:8002:*Metropolis*Entertainment on the HypergridEntertainment on the Hypergrid, a G+ communityHYPERGRID EVENTSDepending on your interestsBest metaverse communities   Arcadia Asylum All Around   G+ community: Hypergrid SafariG+ community: Metaverse ToursHypergrid Destinations*****I publish about 6 days a week, skipping 1 or 2 days in midweekFor more on topics like this, circle Selby Evans in Google+ What do we do in Virtual Worlds? Search on page with Google Chrome: Ctrl+f, search bar upper right.Google search this blog: Search bar, upper left–or:Put site:virtualoutworlding.blogspot.com at the end of the search terms What is Second Life?Annotated screen shots made with JingAll original content on this blog is Creative Commons License, attribution only. Second Life, Linden, SLurl, and SL are trademarks of Linden Research Inc. This blog is not affiliated with Second Life or anything else. Ads are from Google.Selby Evans in Kitely, Thinkerer Melville in Second LifeLauren is funny;   Avatar  Repertory Theater

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